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 This Week at the Store

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2020 CORE PRE-RELEASE
Pre-Release Events this Saturday and Sunday!

BOOK OF
THE WEEK!

 

JULY 1st-30th
HERO OF THE MONTH SALE-SPIDERMAN
Save on our ENTIRE selection of Spidey Trade Paperbacks all month!

 

JUNE 30-SUNDAY
HERO OF THE MONTH-LAST DAY
Last Day to Save on the X-MEN

 

JULY 1-MONDAY
HERO OF THE MONTH SALE-FIRST DAY
Save on SPIDERMAN Trade Paperbacks

 

JULY 1-MONDAY
RAFFLEMANIA MONDAY
We Pick Another Winner

  JULY 3-WEDNESDAY
NEW COMIC WEDNESDAY
-15% OFF New Comics/25% OFF New 1st Issues
  JULY 4-THURSDAY
INDEPENDENCE DAY-CLOSED
We'll be CLOSED in observance of the Holiday

 

JULY 7-SUNDAY
SUPER SUNDAY SALE
Save all day on SUPERMAN

    JULY 6th and 7th
2020 CORE PRE-RELEASE WEEKEND
Pre-Release Events for the new Magic release

 

JULY 9-MONDAY
RAFFLEMANIA MONDAY
We pick another winner

 

JULY 11-WEDNESDAY
NEW COMIC WEDNESDAY
15% OFF New Comics!


RAFFLEMANIA WINNER #255

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Logan
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NEW COMIC WEDNESDAY #1305
ALTERING YOUR REALITY  EVERYDAY SINCE 1994!
244 TOTAL ITEMS GO ON SALE 7:00AM THIS WEDNESDAY!

THIS WEEK IN KIDS►

CHECKLIST FOR THIS WEEK►

THIS WEEKS SHIPPING►

RECENT SHIPPING...

WEEK #1304
071719
328 ITEMS
KIDS WEEK #1304
071719
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WEEK #1303
071019
248 ITEMS
WEEK #1302
070319
236 ITEMS
WEEK #1301
062619
255 ITEMS
WEEK #1300
061919
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10 YEARS AGO
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EVERY WEEK AT ALTERNATE REALITY...
25% OFF OUR 2 "BOOKS OF THE WEEK" ALL WEEK LONG!
25% OFF EVERY NEW 1st ISSUE ALL DAY LONG ON EVERY NEW COMIC WEDNESDAY!
15% OFF ALL NEW COMICS ALL WEEK LONG!

FIRST IN SAVINGS!  FIRST IN AVAILABILITY!  FIRST IN CHICAGO!
 
JULY 2019 PREVIEWS

DEADLINE: THURSDAY 072519  

SAVE OVER 1400 COMING ITEMS
6 Variant Sets and over 1400 items!

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Bo's Newsbytes

The Store's Podcast!

EPISODE 101: IMMORTAL HULK
(071519)

We look at the Marvel HORROR COMIC: Immortal Hulk
 

2016 SHOWS►

RECENT PODCASTS...

EPISODE 100
ALL ELITE WRESTLING
EPISODE 99
THE SHAZAM! SHOW
EPISODE 98
THE CAPTAIN MARVEL SHOW
EPISODE 97
2019 OSCAR PICKS
EPISODE 96
2018'S COMIC NEWS STORIES
 
Bo's Newsbytes

Comic-Media-Brawlin News, the three best things in the world!  

WALLY’S REDEMPTION
DC NEWS-071619
Flash Forward Picks Up Where Heroes in Crisis Leaves Off

READ MORE►

RECENT NEWS...

071519
 INVESTIGATING
BULLY RAY
071419
WWE BYTES
071319
WWE MASH UNIT
071219
THERE'S CRIME EVEN IN SPACE
071119
SUCH SAVAGERY
071019
DC BYTES
070919
MEDIA BYTES
070819
DEATH OF THE 2 HOUR FILM
070719
DISNEY+ SLATE ANNOUNCED
070619
FAERIE PRINCESS MISSING
 
Review-a-Palooza

Reviews and more!   

the LION KING
(**½)

"...beautifully rendered as it is, there’s  a soulless, machine-generated feel to It"

READ MORE►

RECENT REVIEWS...

VITO REVIEWS
MIDTERM CINEMA RETROSPECTIVE
JR REVIEWS
MIDTERM TOP FILMS
JR REVIEWS
SPIDERMAN FAR FROM HOME
VITO REVIEWS
LAST BLACK MAN IN SAN FRANCISCO
JR REVIEWS
TOY STORY 4

MARVEL CINEMATIC UNIVERSE REVIEWS...

CAPTAIN MARVEL

ANT-MAN AND WASP

AVENGERS INFINITY WAR

BLACK PANTHER

THOR RAGNAROK

SPIDERMAN HOMECOMING

GUARDIANS 2

DOCTOR STRANGE

CAPTAIN AMERICA CIVIL WAR

ANT-MAN

AVENGERS AGE OF ULTRON

GUARDIANS OF THE GALAXY

CAPTAIN AMERICA WINTER SOLDIER

THOR THE DARK WORLD

IRON MAN 3

AVENGERS

CAPTAIN AMERICA 1ST AVENGER

THOR

IRON MAN 2

INCREDIBLE HULK
   

IRON MAN
   

 
 
OVER 1250
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WHEN YOU PRE-ORDER BY 022819!

 
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EVERYDAY FOR EVERYONE!
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BUY BAGS, BOARDS & BOXES IN BULK AND SAVE!
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EVERY MONTH WE SPOTLIGHT ONE HERO AND DISCOUNT THEIR
TRADE PAPERBACKS
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 ALL MONTH LONG!
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SAVE 20% ON THE 20TH OF EACH MONTH!
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LADIES DAY THURSDAY
EVERY THURSDAY LADIES SAVE 20% OFF!
CUSTOMER APPRECIATION BUCKS
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GOOD GRADES DESERVE A REWARD
BRING IN YOUR REPORT CARD!
YOUR CHANCE TO WIN!
EVERY MONDAY WE PICK A WINNER!
 

 A WINNER EVERY MONDAY, A DRAWING EVERY WEEK!
Rafflemania is your chance to win a collectable piece
 of kitsch, and it's free to enter. 
Below are some of our recent winners,
 remember...

YOU CAN WIN TOO!

ALEXIS WILLIAMS

OF CHICAGO
One of the winners of our
BLACK FRIDAY 2016
RaffleMania drawing!
She won a...

LAST KING BLU RAY

VITO CARLI

OF CHICAGO
One of the winners of our
BLACK FRIDAY 2016
RaffleMania drawing!
He won a...

LAST KING BLU RAY

MALCOLM CARTER

OF CHICAGO
One of the winners of our
BLACK FRIDAY 2016
RaffleMania drawing!
He won a...

LAST KING BLU RAY

BILL O'CONNER

OF PALOS HILLS
Winner of our 112116
 RaffleMania Monday Week #169 drawing!
He won a...

TEEN TITANS #12 BLACK & WHITE 1:25 VARIANT SET

QUINN

OF CHICAGO
Winner of our 111416
 RaffleMania Monday Week #168 drawing!
He won a...

TEEN TITANS #13 BLACK & WHITE 1:25 VARIANT SET

TANYA HUNTER

OF EVERGREEN PARK
Winner of our 110716
 RaffleMania Monday Week #167 drawing!
She won a...

MARVEL OVERPOWER MUTANTS UNITE STARTER DECK

SAMBINO RIOS

OF CHICAGO
Winner of our 103116
 RaffleMania Monday Week #166 drawing!
He won a...

SCORCH TRIALS NOVELIZATION

GRACE

OF OAK LAWN
One of the winners of our
 HALLOWEEN COMICFEST
2016 RaffleMania drawing!
She won...

$25.00 IN
BACK ISSUE BUCKS

CAESAR THOMPSON

OF CHICAGO
One of the winners of our
 HALLOWEEN COMICFEST
2016 RaffleMania drawing!
He won...

MONTSHO SHELBY

OF CHICAGO
One of the winners of our
 HALLOWEEN COMICFEST
2016 RaffleMania drawing!
He won...

$25.00 IN
BACK ISSUE BUCKS